THT Sixth Site Seminar – 14 dec 3-6 pm , Talks on #Tamil #Heritage

start: Dec 14, 2014 03:00PM
End: Dec 14, 2014 06:00PM

Venue: V. CHANDRASEKARAN, “Shrinidhi”, 12/1 Reserve Bank Colony MG Road, Thiruvanmiyur, Madras 41

THT Sixth Site Seminar (Tirunelveli etc.)

December 14, 2014 Sunday

Ashok Krishnaswamy
Topic Logistics – Schedule, rooms, bus arrangements, costs

Speaker Pradeep Chakravarthi
Topic Singing along the Tambraparni – Verses from the Thevaram and Prabhandam
Accompaniment Navneet Krishnan will accompany Pradeep by singing some of these compositions. Navneet is a disciple of the school of Padma Shri awardee Sangeetha Kalanidhi KV Narayanaswamy

Description The 60 min talk will recount descriptions and historical facts in the verses of the Azhwars and Nayanmars composed on temples along the banks of the Tambraparni river and adjacent to it. We will also hear the verses recited as in the local temples. Our guides will be Nammazhwar and Sambandar who sang the maximum verses

Speaker Ravishankar Thiagarajan
Topic Madurai Sultanate
Description The fall of the Pandyas & Muslim rule in Madurai.

Hopefully, we’ll finish by 6pm

“Shrinidhi”, 12/1 Reserve Bank Colony
MG Road, Thiruvanmiyur, Madras 41

This is the residence of V Chandrasekhar, who has often been our host for most site seminar meetings.